Gastric sleeve surgery in Iran

As one of the best countries for gastric sleeve surgery in the world
Iran has a lot to offer for those who want to have gastric sleeve surgery.

    What is Gastric sleeve surgery?

    A gastric sleeve is a weight loss surgery for people with obesity problem. Gastric sleeve surgery is performed using the minimally-invasive laparoscopic technique. It is available at modern hospitals in cities like Tehran.

    All these procedures will done with laparoscopic technical with the least remaining scar.

    Unlike intra Gastric balloon and Gastric band that make lots of difficulties for patients after the surgery, Gastric sleeve will not make difficulties in eating after your healing.

    As the price of this surgery is cheaper in Iran in contrast with other countries, many people prefer to travel to Iran where you can get the most effective result.

    How long does Gastric sleeve surgery take?

    1 hour

    What kind of anesthesia is used for Gastric sleeve surgery?

    It is performed under general anesthesia. Most anesthesiologists believe this is safer for the patient, since the airway is well protected by the breathing tube.

    How long does it take to recover from gastric sleeve surgery?

    1-3 months depending on your body situation.

    How long do you need to stay in clinic after your surgery?

    1 night

    Gastric sleeve in Iran
    Gastric sleeve

    How long do you need to stay in Iran?

    To ensure your health, you need to stay in Iran for 7-9 days

    When you can go back to work?

    It takes around 14-21 days for you to go back to work.

    Which is suitable for me? Gastric bypass or gastric sleeve?

    Depending on your tests and on your food diet, the surgeon will decide which kind of weight loss surgery in suitable for you.

    Is Gastric sleeve good for improving the body health?

    Yes. Like Gastric bypass, gastric sleeve has also good effects on body health which occur to your body due to obesity including: Heart disease, High blood pressure, Obstructive sleep apnea, Diabetes and fatty liver. But pay attention that the effect of gastric bypass on these disorders are much more in compare to gastric sleeve.

    What does Awat surgical team offer to you?

    • Awat surgical team, consist of the best surgeons and surgical assistants and the best anesthesiologists are here to help you with your cosmetic surgery.
    • Your surgery will be done in the best hospital of Iran with the best and advanced equipment in order to ensure your health.
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    Gastric sleeve in Iran
    • In order to eliminate the risk of embolism for our dear patients, we use special equipment known as DVT pomp (also known as Pneumatic pomp) and TED socks during your surgery. Also after your surgery you will get some shots of enoxaparin ampules to ensure your health (based on doctor’s diagnosis)
    • Gastric sleeve surgery (known as bariatric surgery) is conducted by our surgeons which have fellowship and subspecialty in laparoscopic and bariatric surgeries
    • Also, because you are a person travelling from another country to Iran with the help of a medical tourism team, you won’t need to stay in a waiting list.
    • Gastric sleeve is one of the most effective bariatric surgery, resulting in a significant weight loss in people suffering from severe obesity. It is the second most common weight loss surgery.
    • Attractive costs: Gastric sleeve surgery are performed in Iran at an affordable cost, compared to other countries. Depending on the doctor, hospital and clinic’s fees, and other factors, Gastric sleeve surgery costs around $2500 – $5000 in Iran (depending on surgical technique which is selected for you).
    • Last but not least, we present our medical and surgical services in packages in order to support our patient and facilitate your stay in Tehran.

    Our packages included:

    1. Surgery

    Our team consist of many surgeons with different subspecialty including plastic subspecialty. Upon your body type we offer the best surgeon which is the best, based on your need.

    2. Clinic and hospital

    Our team is active in different hospitals and clinics and upon your request we can offer you the best place for your surgery.


    3. Hotel

    We work with a group of three- to five-star hotels in Tehran. Depending on the type of package you choose and the location of the hospital or clinic where you are going to have the surgery, we arrange the most suitable hotel for you.

    4. Food

    We provide breakfast, lunch and dinner each day for you. Also, as your food diet after your surgery is important, we provide it in a way which is the best for your healing.

    Note: please inform us if you have any special diet like vegetarians so that we will take into attention.

    5. Transfer

    • Picking you up from the airport and back
    • Taking you to doctor’s office and back
    • Taking you to hospital for your surgery and back
    • Taking you for your photography and preoperative tests and back
    • One night city tour

    6. Nurse

    A professional nurse will be provided for you after your surgery in order to meet your needs.

    Note: We will provide 3 times visit by our nurse to give you special massage in order to shape your body after the liposuction and removing bloody seruma. This massage is very important for getting the complete result from your surgery


    7. Drugs

    Providing the drugs which the doctor prescribes for you

    8. Accessories which you need for your surgery

    9. Photography and preoperative tests

    10. E-visa

    (Note that there is a separate fee for visa that the patient must pay, which is not part of this package)

    11. Translator

    Our translator will be with you in order to help you communicate easily

    12. City tour

    We offer you one night outside visit.

    13. SIM card and internet

    Note 1: This package is optional and if you weren’t interested, we can just support you with your surgery.

    Note 2: our surgical assistant and translator will be in contact with you before your surgery, during your stay in Tehran and after your surgery for fallowing you up.

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    What to expect before, during and after the surgery in Iran?

    Before your surgery you will get consultation from our professional assistants and everything will be described for you totally.

    When you arrived in Tehran our translator and assistant will meet you. A contract which includes all our services and commitments and prices will be signed between you and Awat surgical team and all your needs and questions will be described totally. All these procedures are conducted to promote your trust.

    Anxiety before surgery is a common feeling. Also when you are travelling from a foreign country to Iran there are lots of other concerns and all these are enough for your full stress.

    First of all you need to know that it is a natural feeling that will happen for each patient.

    Secondly, our team will support you to eliminate all your worries. We will meet all your needs to make you more comfortable.

    Lastly, before your surgery you will be given medicine in order to reduce your stress and feel an ease.

    So stay positive and be ready for your great experience in Iran and change your life style.

    During your surgery you are totally unconscious and you will not feel any pain.

    During the first few days after your surgery, you may have pain that by using your drugs and following your doctor’s order it will gradually goes away.

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    Gastric sleeve

    You would have 4-5 incision that are about 3 centimeters which will go away gradually by time.

    You need to care about what you can eat the first few weeks after your surgery that we will consult and help you with it.

    When you were ready to go back to your country we will provide a list of do’s and don’ts for you in order to reduce your healing time.

    Before and after photos

    Take a look at some of our before and after surgery photos to become familiar with our work